Press Releases Boston

MassChallenge Launches Applications for the 2018 Boston and Rhode Island Accelerators

BOSTON, FEB. 8 – MassChallenge a global network of zero-equity startup accelerators, today announced that applications for the Boston and Rhode Island programs are now open. Collectively, these accelerators will support up to 150 high-impact startups through access to top corporates, expert mentors, and more – all at zero cost and for zero equity.

MassChallenge Expands Footprint to Serve High-Impact Entrepreneurs in Rhode Island

Program to Tap Local Innovation Ecosystem and Global Resources in Boston Headquarters

PULSE@MassChallenge Announces 2018 Cohort of Top Digital Health Startups

BOSTON, DEC. 14 - MassChallenge, the most startup-friendly accelerator on the planet, today announced the 32 digital health startups joining the 2018 PULSE@MassChallenge cohort. Selected from more than 500 applicants from around the world, this year’s cohort represents the most-innovative technologies advancing healthcare and improving patient wellbeing.

MassChallenge Boston Awards $1.5M in Equity-Free Prizes to Top Startups from its Eighth Cohort

BOSTON - MassChallenge, the most startup-friendly accelerator on the planet, tonight awarded $1 million in cash prizes to 16 of the highest-impact startups from the 2017 Boston accelerator, its most competitive program to date. In addition, CASIS & Boeing also allocated $500,000 to three startups from the cohort to fund research projects on the International Space Station.

MassChallenge Boston Names Top 26 Startups

BOSTON, October 5, 2017 – MassChallenge, the most startup-friendly accelerator on the planet, today announced the top 26 startups from its four-month accelerator program in Boston from its 2017 cohort of 128 companies. Representing some of the most innovative solutions across industries, the startups will now move into the final judging round, where they’ll compete for shares of $1.5M in equity-free prizes.

MassChallenge Taps PAN Communications for National PR Support

Partnership enhances national communications and positioning

MassChallenge Expands to Texas

AUSTIN, TEXAS - MassChallenge, a global network of startup accelerators, will launch its newest program in the Austin/San Antonio region. Through an Austin-based accelerator and statewide programming, MassChallenge Texas will accelerate up to 100 high impact, high potential companies, which will compete for up to $500,000 in equity-free cash awards.

PULSE@MassChallenge Launches Applications for 2018 Program

With focus on collaboration, top digital health startups compete for $200,000

PULSE@MassChallenge Awards $200,000 to Top Digital Health Startups

PULSE Finale celebrates the future of digital health and the impact of ecosystem-wide collaboration

MassChallenge Boston Announces 2017 Cohort

128 high-impact companies to access global network of support and resources in Boston

BOSTON, MAY 23, 2017 - MassChallenge, the most startup-friendly accelerator on the planet, today announced the 128 early-stage startups that have been accepted into the 2017 MassChallenge Boston accelerator program. Selected by a community of more than 850 expert judges, this year’s competitive cohort represents the top 8% of applications from around the world, including 12 countries and 16 U.S. states.